Category Archives: Hydro/Marine

Preserving Florida’s Sea Turtles

Technology helps track endangered marine life, saving sea turtles one nest at a time The sun is barely rising above the water along the Florida coastline, but groups of people are already walking the beach, notebooks in hand, eyes focused on the sand, pausing, kneeling, pointing. They are here as they are every spring to...

The Hydrographic Society of (the) America(s) and the US Hydro 21 Conference

A modern hydrospatial organization adapting to today’s challenges The Hydrographic Society of America (THSOA) as it is commonly known in the hydrographic world, is a non-profit organization committed to promoting education in hydrography, inshore surveying, inland waters surveying, offshore surveying, positioning, and mapping/charting, including related earth sciences. Our organization is divided into seven regional chapters:...

US Hydro 2021 Conference

The Hydrographic Society of America US Hydro 2021 Conference is virtual this year. Don’t miss this opportunity to attend from anywhere in the world. We have invited thought leaders in the industry to give us their perspective on today’s challenges as keynote speakers, and organized webinars, technical papers, panel sessions and lightning talks covering a...

xyHt Weekly News Recap: 07/16/2021

Esri Releases New Predictive 2050 Global Land Cover Map Esri Awards GIS Users for Innovations Velodyne Lidar Partners with NVIDIA Metropolis for Infrastructure Solutions Zoom75 & Zoom 95 – The New GeoMax Robotic Total Stations Lidar Helps Reveal Radiation Hot Spots at Chernobyl GIS-Pro 2021: October 3-6, 2021 Setting the Record Straight: The RETAIN Act...

CZMIL SuperNova is Changing Bathymetric Lidar

CZMIL SuperNova, Teledyne Optech’s next generation bathymetric lidar system, is changing the way information about coastal territory is collected and processed. Terratec AS, a leading Norwegian mapping firm, is the first private company to acquire the CZMIL SuperNova and the only company in the EU to engage in work around environmental change and coastal zone mapping...